Highest Rated Titles With Desmond Tutu
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4. The Road to Fallujah (2009)
77 min | Documentary, War
An American man and Iraqi woman joined forces to document the reality of life on the ground for Iraqi civilians and become the only outsiders to live with the people of Fallujah following the battle that destroyed their holy city.
Iconoclasts (2005– )
Desmond Tutu and Richard Branson
46 min | Documentary
Outspoken human rights activist Archbishop Desmond Tutu of the Anglican Church of South Africa and British entrepreneur and adventurer Richard Branson
9. Darling! The Pieter-Dirk Uys Story (2007)
54 min | Documentary
Controversial South African political satirist Pieter-Dirk Uys allows writer/director Julian Shaw into his previously off-limits inner world. The result is a startling document of Pieter's ... See full summary »
12. Virunga (2014)
Not Rated | 100 min | Documentary, War
A group of brave individuals risk their lives to save the last of the world's mountain gorillas; in the midst of renewed civil war and a scramble for Congo's natural resources.
13. The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005–2015)
TV-14 | 40 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
Making a satire out of the entire Late Night Show concept Scotsman Craig Ferguson hosts his show with a robot skeleton and a "horse" as his sidekicks. The show features the stereotypical parts of a Late Show, but all in their own, raw way.
15. I Am Because We Are (2008)
90 min | Documentary
A look into the lives of Malawi's 1 million plus orphans in the wake of the AIDS pandemic. It offers hope and real solutions to the challenges that people face living in extreme poverty.
17. Cape Divided (1999)
33 min | Documentary, Short
Cape Town, South Africa - 1994: While the world cheered Nelson Mandela's victory in South Africa's first multiracial election, unpredicted and underreported was the ANC's overwhelming ... See full summary »
89 min | Documentary
This story traces the complex and fascinating drama of the anti-apartheid movement in one of South Africa's most important allies, the United States. The US is a key battleground, with ... See full summary »
23. Long Night's Journey Into Day (2000)
94 min | Documentary
This documentary tells four stories of Apartheid in South Africa, as seen through the eyes of the Truth and Reconciliation commission. White soldiers who have killed ANC activists, black ... See full summary »
Votes: 190 | Gross: $0.01M
27. For the Bible Tells Me So (2007)
Unrated | 95 min | Documentary
An exploration of the intersection between religion and homosexuality in the U.S. and how the religious right has used its interpretation of the Bible to stigmatize the gay community.
Votes: 4,017 | Gross: $0.31M
28. Fire in the Blood (2013)
87 min | Documentary, History
An intricate tale of "medicine, monopoly and malice", FIRE IN THE BLOOD tells the story of how Western pharmaceutical companies and governments blocked access to low-cost AIDS drugs for the... See full summary »
Votes: 391 | Gross: $0.03M
84 min | Documentary, Biography, History
Albie Sachs is a lawyer, writer, art lover and freedom fighter during the lead up to the overthrow of the apartheid regime in South Africa.
30. Iconoclasts (2005– )
Each episode explores the lives of two creative visionaries in an intimate setting and features an unpredictable exchange that reveals their life's work and the alchemy of their different fields.
31. Our Story Our Voice (2007)
77 min | Documentary
Our story our voice engages the diverse voices of the dis-empowered in a multi-cultural world that has no multi-culture voice. Beyond the mainstream media and politics of newspapers Our ... See full summary »
34. Miracle Rising: South Africa (2013)
MIRACLE RISING: SOUTH AFRICA is the epic legacy of South Africa's political transformation that culminated in the first free and fair elections in April 1994. Recounted through the personal... See full summary »
36. I Am (III) (2010)
Not Rated | 78 min | Documentary
Director Tom Shadyac speaks with intellectual and spiritual leaders about what's wrong with our world and how we can improve both it and the way we live in it.
Votes: 2,917 | Gross: $1.57M
37. Beyond Our Differences (2008)
73 min | Documentary
With all of the problems facing the world today -- war, poverty, weapons, environmental degradation, starvation, overpopulation and severe desperation among millions -- people are longing ... See full summary »
38. Sing Your Song (2011)
Not Rated | 103 min | Documentary, Biography, Music
Most people know the lasting legacy of Harry Belafonte, the entertainer. This film unearths his significant contribution to and his leadership in the civil rights movement in America and to social justice globally.
Votes: 368 | Gross: $0.05M
39. When the Dragon Swallowed the Sun (2010)
115 min | Documentary
Unfortunately, the 14th Dalai Lama and the Tibetan people receive little political support in their drive to put an end to the Chinese brutal regime, as international governments are ... See full summary »
40. The Big Question (2009)
63 min | Documentary
A troubled man bursts into your child's schoolhouse. Without warning, he chases out all the boys and lines the girls up. Then he begins to shoot them one by one. For decades your people's ... See full summary »
41. In Remembrance of Martin (1986)
57 min | Documentary
Personal comments from family, friends, and advisors fill this remarkable documentary honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Coretta Scott King joins the Reverend Ralph Abernathy, Julian Bond... See full summary »
42. 2012: The True Mayan Prophecy (2010)
50 min | Documentary
What do the Mayans really say about 2012? Is the world going to end on December 21, 2012? Learn more from the most famous Maya in the world, 1992 Nobel Peace Prize winner Rigoberta Menchu Tum, and her Mayan elders.
Secrets of the Dead (2000– )
Slave Ship Mutiny
54 min | Documentary, History, Mystery
Three disparate Capetonians reveal a long-forgotten, dramatic slave ship revolt en route from Madagascar to South Africa. About half of Cape Town's population are descendants of White, ... See full summary »
45. The Shot That Shook the World (2005 TV Movie)
90 min | Documentary, News
As part of ITV's 50th Birthday celebration, a look back at 50 years of amazing news footage brought to British homes by ITN News. A poll was also conducted to find out which item was most shocking to witness being broadcasted.
57 min | Documentary
In part two of this seven part series Oliver Tambo is sent abroad to run the ANC after it is banned in South Africa in 1960. This episode traces Tambo's efforts to bring the injustice of ... See full summary »
47. Bonhoeffer (2003)
93 min | Documentary, Biography, History
Dramatic documentary about the young German pacifist and theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer who resisted the Nazi regime and was hanged two weeks before World War II was over.
Votes: 289 | Gross: $0.16M
49. Nobelity (2006)
86 min | Documentary
A look at the future and how to solve global problems such as poverty and the environmental degradation through a series of interviews with Nobel Prize winners.
50. Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013)
PG-13 | 141 min | Biography, Drama, History
A chronicle of Nelson Mandela's life journey from his childhood in a rural village through to his inauguration as the first democratically elected president of South Africa.
Votes: 21,163 | Gross: $8.32M